Edna Wisner

Edna Elizabeth Wisner of Covington, GA passed away Wednesday May 22, 2013 at Newton Medical Center. She was born on May 6, 1934 in Gretna, VA to Morris and Vannie Barley. She loved gardening and especially growing roses and enjoyed making Christmas cakes. She was known as Mom or Grandma to everyone she ever met and always had an open heart and opened door. Mrs. Wisner enjoyed trying to tell jokes and enjoyed making people smile. She will be sorely missed by her family. Mrs. Wisner is survived by her daughters Joyce Williams of Covington, Ga., Joan E. Weichey of Butler, Pa; sons Calvin Murray of Ocala, Fl., Thomas H. Wisner of Covington, Ga., John L. Wisner of Covington, Ga., Robert E. Wisner of Conyers, Ga; sister Rebecca Adkins of Chatham Virginia; daughter-in-law Susan Wisner; grandchildren James Weichey, Brandon Weichey, Aaron Weichey, Laura Stinchcomb and husband Lane, Crystal Wisner, Tommy Wisner, Josh Wisner, Bobby Wisner, Summer Buice, Autumn Wisner, Lee Buice, April Grimes; nephew Frankie Barker, numerous nieces and nephews; and several great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband Thomas Harrison Wisner, parents Morris and Vannie Barley, and five sisters and seven brothers. Services will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday May 25, 2013 in the chapel of Wheeler Funeral Home. Interment will be at New Covington Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday prior to the service from 9:30 - 11:00 AM. Guests may sign the online register book at Wheeler Funeral Home 11405 Brown Bridge Rd. Covington, Ga. 30016.